A Long Island town has a new law that won’t allow citizens to boo or hiss their disapproval of proceedings during council meetings. CBS 2 of New York reports the five-member Riverhead town council approved the no-booing resolution when it adopted rules of procedure at its March 5 meeting. One councilman voted against the new […]
According to a report presented by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) permitted airport employee security badges to be issued to 11 people with criminal records. In five of those cases, the airports were found to be out of compliance because they didn’t catch their mistake. The report’s executive […]
Senator Rand Paul’s (R-Ky.) passionate filibuster earlier this week has done far more than require the Federal government to specify whether or not it will kill Americans in the U.S. with drones. The Senator’s speech energized the Tea Party against the GOP establishment and, to a certain degree, relit a fire in the hearts of […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
A petition on the White House’s “We The People,” seeking an answer to Senator Rand Paul’s (R-Ky.) call for clarity on whether the Commander In Chief can authorize drone strikes against U.S. citizens, without due process, on U.S. soil required signers to fully identify themselves.
The Senate Judiciary Committee spent Thursday considering four new gun control proposals initiated in response to mass shootings during the past year.
A Swedish member of the European Parliament blogged Wednesday that he’d be voting against a resolution calling on 27 countries to legislate a ban on pornography across all media in the European Union.
After giving birth four times via caesarean delivery, Lisa Epsteen wanted to have her fifth child vaginally. She found someone to help her through her high-risk pregnancy, and she thought he was on her side. That is until her doctor threatened to have police pick her up and drag her to the hospital for a surgical delivery.
Still can’t get enough Rand Paul (R-Ky.)? An hour-by-hour transcript of all 13 hours of the Senator’s epic filibuster Wednesday is now available at his website’s press release page. The unaffiliated Daily Paul website also links to the transcript, in an easier-to-access list. Each link includes both the text and video of the filibuster, which […]
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has received the answer to his question of whether or not the President has the authority to kill U.S. citizens on U.S. soil with drone strikes. Thursday U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder sent Paul another letter clarifying the Administration’s position on drone strikes on U.S. soil. Read the letter below: White […]